-- Clearly highlights massage technique in second-color -- Describes the use of massage in different professions and settings -- Includes self-evaluation sheets and sample health history forms This pioneering book in massage therapy provides basic information on the art and science of effective healing massage techniques in quick-learn, easy-to-understand terms. This leading book contains a thorough description of both Eastern and Western massage skills and explains the effects of massage in physiological as well as holistic perspectives. Also included are self-evaluation sheets and sample health history forms. A functional second color has been added to this edition to help highlight massage techniques. The perfect guide for physical therapists, massage therapists, health related professionals, and anyone interested in massage therapy.Holistic, Classic, and Emerging Methods Frances M. Tappan ... massage, 127 Lucas-Championniere, Just Marie Marcel- lin, 7, 275 Lymphatic drainage, manual, 296-300 Lymphatic flow assisting, ... 275 Motion, 24 Murphy, Gardner, 48 Muscle cramps, 126 Muscle groups, following, 68 Muscle mass, 24 Muscle spasms, 123-124, 126 Muscle strength, ... 184 Nourishment external sources of, 1 86 in Polarity therapy, 206 of psyche, 186-187 Nursing, use of massage in, 111 -113 Nutrition.
|Title||:||Healing Massage Techniques|
|Author||:||Frances M. Tappan|